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Río Jeinemení (Miocene to of Argentina)

Where: Santa Cruz, Argentina (46.8° S, 71.8° W: paleocoordinates 47.6° S, 65.8° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Río Jeinemení Formation (Río Zeballos Group), Colhuehuapian to Colhuehuapian (21.0 - 16.3 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Reposited in the MLP

Primary reference: M. E. Pérez and M. G. Vucetich. 2011. A revision of the fossil genus Phanomys Ameghino, 1887 (Rodentia, Hystricognathi, Cavioidea) from the early Miocene of Patagonia (Argentina) and the acquisition of euhypsodonty in Cavioidea sensu stricto. Paläontologische Zeitschrift 86(2):187-204 [J. Zijlstra/J. Zijlstra/J. Zijlstra] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 176629: authorized by Jelle Zijlstra, entered by Jelle Zijlstra on 19.02.2016

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